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Reed Smith (Worldwide)
 
By Friederike Detmering, Andreas Splittgerber
The GDPR just had its first birthday. Before the GDPR became effective, organisations were anxious because the Regulation provides for heavy penalties.
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, Eleanor Brooks
The Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights has recently published recommendations for improving compliance with human rights regulations by parties developing, deploying or implementing artificial intelligence (AI).
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, Curtis McCluskey
The recent case of Green v. Group Ltd and others [2019] EWHC 954 (Ch) dealing with Cambridge Analytica's insolvency.
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, John O'Brien
The EU has published its initial eCommerce proposals (Proposal) to be discussed at the WTO negotiating meeting, which is ongoing at the time of writing.
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, Curtis McCluskey
The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has published its update reflecting on its GDPR experience over the past year and its upcoming priorities to stay relevant
By Charmian Aw
On May 22, 2019, Singapore's Personal Data Protection Commission introduced three new initiatives:
By Daniel Kadar, Laetitia Gaillard
A few days before the entry into force of the GDPR, the CNIL imposed a 250,000 euros penalty to the company Optical Center for failure to secure personal data on its website ...
By Daniel Kadar, Laetitia Gaillard
Following a recent data breach, Optical Center has been fined 250,000 euros by The Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés.
By Daniel Kadar, Laetitia Gaillard
The possibility to file an appeal following a decision by the CNIL may be considered a strategic option for companies operating in France.
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, John O'Brien
The UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has published new guidance on certification and codes of conduct for data processing
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, Eleanor Brooks
The Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation (CDEI) is inviting submissions to help inform its review of online targeting and bias in algorithmic decision making.
By Xiaoyan Zhang, Amy Yin, Vincent James (Jim) Barbuto, Catherine Jing
After soliciting public comments since last November, the Chinese Ministry of Public Security (MPS) published the finalized Guideline for Internet Personal Information Security Protection (Guideline) on April 10, 2019.
By Dr. Anette Gaertner , LL.M., Iris Kruse
At long last, Germany transposed the Trade Secrets Directive ("Directive") into national law. Almost a year after the implementation deadline,
By Cynthia O'Donoghue, Curtis McCluskey
The Council of Europe (CoE) recently issued its recommendation to member states on the protection of health-related data (Recommendation).
By Dr. Anette Gaertner , LL.M.
With Germany finally implementing the Trade Secrets Directive into their national law, know-how theft cases are becoming more frequent.
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